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    January 2019
  1. ZEGEYE A, Dessie G, Wagnew F, Gebrie A, et al
    Prevalence and determinants of anti-tuberculosis treatment non-adherence in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210422.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  2. MONSEY L, Best LG, Zhu J, DeCroo S, et al
    The association of mannose binding lectin genotype and immune response to Chlamydia pneumoniae: The Strong Heart Study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210640.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  3. MATIC PETROVIC S, Radunovic M, Barac M, Kuzmanovic Pficer J, et al
    Subgingival areas as potential reservoirs of different Candida spp in type 2 diabetes patients and healthy subjects.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210527.
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  4. SPETTEL K, Barousch W, Makristathis A, Zeller I, et al
    Analysis of antifungal resistance genes in Candida albicans and Candida glabrata using next generation sequencing.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210397.
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  5. BLONDEAU JM, Fitch SD
    Mutant prevention and minimum inhibitory concentration drug values for enrofloxacin, ceftiofur, florfenicol, tilmicosin and tulathromycin tested against swine pathogens Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Pasteurella multocida and Streptococcus suis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210154.
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  6. OHENE SA, Bakker MI, Ojo J, Toonstra A, et al
    Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis: A retrospective study of patients in Accra, Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209650.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  7. KUMAR R, Gong H, Liu L, Ramos-Solis N, et al
    TLR3 deficiency exacerbates the loss of epithelial barrier function during genital tract Chlamydia muridarum infection.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0207422.
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  8. HU FZ, Krol JE, Tsai CHS, Eutsey RA, et al
    Deletion of genes involved in the ketogluconate metabolism, Entner-Doudoroff pathway, and glucose dehydrogenase increase local and invasive virulence phenotypes in Streptococcus pneumoniae.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209688.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  9. NYARI S, Booth R, Quigley BL, Waugh CA, et al
    Therapeutic effect of a Chlamydia pecorum recombinant major outer membrane protein vaccine on ocular disease in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus).
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210245.
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  10. MATTINGLY TJ 2ND, Meninger S, Heil EL
    Penicillin skin testing in methicillin-sensitive staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: A cost-effectiveness analysis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210271.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  11. DICKEY J, Perrot V
    Adjunct phage treatment enhances the effectiveness of low antibiotic concentration against Staphylococcus aureus biofilms in vitro.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209390.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  12. OLLINGER J, Kumar A, Roberts DM, Bailey MA, et al
    A high-throughput whole cell screen to identify inhibitors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0205479.
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  13. PANPETCH W, Somboonna N, Palasuk M, Hiengrach P, et al
    Oral Candida administration in a Clostridium difficile mouse model worsens disease severity but is attenuated by Bifidobacterium.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210798.
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  14. MOHAMED N, Timofeyeva Y, Jamrozy D, Rojas E, et al
    Molecular epidemiology and expression of capsular polysaccharides in Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates in the United States.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208356.
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  15. Correction: Response to anti-tuberculosis treatment by people over age 60 in Kampala, Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210769.
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  16. CHEN YT, Kuo SC, Chao PW, Chang YY, et al
    Use of lipid-lowering agents is not associated with improved outcomes for tuberculosis patients on standard-course therapy: A population-based cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210479.
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  17. KUMAR L, Cox CR, Sarkar SK
    Matrix metalloprotease-1 inhibits and disrupts Enterococcus faecalis biofilms.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210218.
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  18. CAMERON A, Barbieri R, Read R, Church D, et al
    Functional screening for triclosan resistance in a wastewater metagenome and isolates of Escherichia coli and Enterococcus spp. from a large Canadian healthcare region.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211144.
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  19. ROMANOWSKI K, Campbell JR, Oxlade O, Fregonese F, et al
    The impact of improved detection and treatment of isoniazid resistant tuberculosis on prevalence of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis: A modelling study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211355.
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  20. BROUSSOU DC, Toutain PL, Woehrle F, El Garch F, et al
    Comparison of in vitro static and dynamic assays to evaluate the efficacy of an antimicrobial drug combination against Staphylococcus aureus.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211214.
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  21. MINEMATSU A, Miyazaki T, Shimamura S, Nishikawa H, et al
    Vacuolar proton-translocating ATPase is required for antifungal resistance and virulence of Candida glabrata.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210883.
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  22. Retraction: PknE, a Serine/Threonine Protein Kinase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Initiates Survival Crosstalk That Also Impacts HIV Coinfection.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211247.
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  23. AMIDU N, Antuamwine BB, Addai-Mensah O, Abdul-Karim A, et al
    Diagnosis of bacterial meningitis in Ghana: Polymerase chain reaction versus latex agglutination methods.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210812.
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  24. LEYNAUD-KIEFFER LMC, Curran SC, Kim I, Magnuson JK, et al
    A new approach to Cas9-based genome editing in Aspergillus niger that is precise, efficient and selectable.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210243.
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  25. PRUFER TL, Rohde J, Verspohl J, Rohde M, et al
    Molecular typing of Streptococcus suis strains isolated from diseased and healthy pigs between 1996-2016.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210801.
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  26. DESHMUKH SS, Kornblatt MJ, Kornblatt JA
    The influence of truncating the carboxy-terminal amino acid residues of streptococcal enolase on its ability to interact with canine plasminogen.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0206338.
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  27. BHATTACHARYA CHAKRAVARTY A, Rangan S, Dholakia Y, Rai S, et al
    Such a long journey: What health seeking pathways of patients with drug resistant tuberculosis in Mumbai tell us.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209924.
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  28. DANGEL ML, Dettmann JC, Hasselbarth S, Krogull M, et al
    The 5'-nucleotidase S5nA is dispensable for evasion of phagocytosis and biofilm formation in Streptococcus pyogenes.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211074.
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  29. LI B, Hock A, Wu RY, Minich A, et al
    Bovine milk-derived exosomes enhance goblet cell activity and prevent the development of experimental necrotizing enterocolitis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211431.
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  30. KITONSA J, Mayanja Y, Aling E, Kiwanuka J, et al
    Factors affecting mortality among HIV positive patients two years after completing recommended therapy for Cryptococcal meningitis in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210287.
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  31. BOGDANOVA EN, Mariandyshev AO, Balantcev GA, Eliseev PI, et al
    Cost minimization analysis of line probe assay for detection of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Arkhangelsk region of Russian Federation.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211203.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  32. WEILAND-BRAUER N, Malek I, Schmitz RA
    Metagenomic quorum quenching enzymes affect biofilm formation of Candida albicans and Staphylococcus epidermidis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211366.
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  33. GUERRA J, Mogollon D, Gonzalez D, Sanchez R, et al
    Active and latent tuberculosis among inmates in La Esperanza prison in Guaduas, Colombia.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209895.
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  34. Correction: Kenya tuberculosis prevalence survey 2016: Challenges and opportunities of ending TB in Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211593.
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  35. LOZA-CORREA M, Ayala JA, Perelman I, Hubbard K, et al
    The peptidoglycan and biofilm matrix of Staphylococcus epidermidis undergo structural changes when exposed to human platelets.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211132.
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  36. ALOTAIBI B, Yassin Y, Mushi A, Maashi F, et al
    Tuberculosis knowledge, attitude and practice among healthcare workers during the 2016 Hajj.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210913.
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  37. HIPPNER P, Sumner T, Houben RM, Cardenas V, et al
    Application of provincial data in mathematical modelling to inform sub-national tuberculosis program decision-making in South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0209320.
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  38. DRAYSS M, Claus H, Hubert K, Thiel K, et al
    Asymptomatic carriage of Neisseria meningitidis, Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Group A Streptococcus and Staphylococcus aureus among adults aged 65 years and older.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212052.
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  39. ZHANG F, Xu C, Ning L, Hu F, et al
    Correction: Exploration of Serum Proteomic Profiling and Diagnostic Model That Differentiate Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212300.
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  40. WOOD HN, Venken T, Willems H, Jacobs A, et al
    Molecular drug susceptibility testing and strain typing of tuberculosis by DNA hybridization.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212064.
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  41. MULONGENI P, Hermans S, Caldwell J, Bekker LG, et al
    HIV prevalence and determinants of loss-to-follow-up in adolescents and young adults with tuberculosis in Cape Town.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210937.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  42. ELSTROM P, Astrup E, Hegstad K, Samuelsen O, et al
    The fight to keep resistance at bay, epidemiology of carbapenemase producing organisms (CPOs), vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE) and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Norway, 2006 - 2017.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211741.
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  43. YIRDAW KD, Teklu AM, Mamuye AT, Zewdu S, et al
    Breakthrough tuberculosis disease among people with HIV - Should we be worried? A retrospective longitudinal study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211688.
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  44. SZABO K, Konya Z, Erdodi F, Farkas I, et al
    Dissection of the regulatory role for the N-terminal domain in Candida albicans protein phosphatase Z1.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211426.
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  45. NGANJE CN, Haynes SA, Qabar CM, Lent RC, et al
    PepN is a non-essential, cell wall-localized protein that contributes to neutrophil elastase-mediated killing of Streptococcus pneumoniae.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211632.
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  46. THOMPSON K, Petkov S, Zeiter S, Sprecher CM, et al
    Intraoperative loading of calcium phosphate-coated implants with gentamicin prevents experimental Staphylococcus aureus infection in vivo.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210402.
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  47. DJIMEU EW, Heard AC
    Treatment of HIV among tuberculosis patients: A replication study of timing of antiretroviral therapy for HIV-1-associated tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210327.
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  48. AFSHAR B, Carless J, Roche A, Balasegaram S, et al
    Surveillance of tuberculosis (TB) cases attributable to relapse or reinfection in London, 2002-2015.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211972.
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  49. RING SC, Purfield DC, Good M, Breslin P, et al
    Variance components for bovine tuberculosis infection and multi-breed genome-wide association analysis using imputed whole genome sequence data.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212067.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  50. ROE WD, Lenting B, Kokosinska A, Hunter S, et al
    Pathology and molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium pinnipedii tuberculosis in native New Zealand marine mammals.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212363.
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  51. ERCIBENGOA M, Alonso M, Vicente D, Morales M, et al
    Utility of MALDI-TOF MS as a new tool for Streptococcus pneumoniae serotyping.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212022.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  52. VICETTI MIGUEL CP, Mejias A, Leber A, Sanchez PJ, et al
    A decade of antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: A single center experience.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212029.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  53. DOULLA BE, Squire SB, MacPherson E, Ngadaya ES, et al
    Routine surveillance for the identification of drug resistant Tuberculosis in Tanzania: A cross-sectional study of stakeholders' perceptions.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212421.
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  54. REIS-SANTOS B, Shete P, Bertolde A, Sales CM, et al
    Tuberculosis in Brazil and cash transfer programs: A longitudinal database study of the effect of cash transfer on cure rates.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212617.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  55. RODRIGUEZ AE, Bogart C, Gilbert CM, McCullers JA, et al
    Enhanced IL-1beta production is mediated by a TLR2-MYD88-NLRP3 signaling axis during coinfection with influenza A virus and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212236.
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  56. ADESOKAN HK, Streicher EM, van Helden PD, Warren RM, et al
    Genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex strains isolated from livestock workers and cattle in Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211637.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  57. BASAS J, Palau M, Gomis X, Almirante B, et al
    Efficacy of liposomal amphotericin B and anidulafungin using an antifungal lock technique (ALT) for catheter-related Candida albicans and Candida glabrata infections in an experimental model.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212426.
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  58. YAN RL, Ye YF, Fan QY, Huang YH, et al
    Chlamydia trachomatis infection among patients attending sexual and reproductive health clinics: A cross-sectional study in Bao'an District, Shenzhen, China.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212292.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  59. CHOI EJ, Lee HJ, Kim WJ, Han KI, et al
    Enterococcus faecalis EF-2001 protects DNBS-induced inflammatory bowel disease in mice model.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210854.
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  60. LEE JH, Heo S, Jeong M, Jeong DW, et al
    Transfer of a mobile Staphylococcus saprophyticus plasmid isolated from fermented seafood that confers tetracycline resistance.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213289.
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  61. SOEROTO AY, Lestari BW, Santoso P, Chaidir L, et al
    Evaluation of Xpert MTB-RIF guided diagnosis and treatment of rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis in Indonesia: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213017.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  62. NGUYEN DT, Agarwal S, Graviss EA
    Trends of tuberculosis meningitis and associated mortality in Texas, 2010-2017, a large population-based analysis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212729.
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  63. IWAMOTO T, Murase Y, Yoshida S, Aono A, et al
    Overcoming the pitfalls of automatic interpretation of whole genome sequencing data by online tools for the prediction of pyrazinamide resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212798.
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  64. DENEGRE AA, Ndeffo Mbah ML, Myers K, Fefferman NH, et al
    Emergence of antibiotic resistance in immunocompromised host populations: A case study of emerging antibiotic resistant tuberculosis in AIDS patients.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212969.
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  65. GUALANO G, Mencarini P, Musso M, Mosti S, et al
    Putting in harm to cure: Drug related adverse events do not affect outcome of patients receiving treatment for multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis. Experience from a tertiary hospital in Italy.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212948.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  66. LOPEZ-GARNIER S, Sheen P, Zimic M
    Automatic diagnostics of tuberculosis using convolutional neural networks analysis of MODS digital images.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212094.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  67. LONG R, Asadi L, Heffernan C, Barrie J, et al
    Is there a fundamental flaw in Canada's post-arrival immigrant surveillance system for tuberculosis?
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212706.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  68. BACK YW, Choi S, Choi HG, Shin KW, et al
    Cell wall skeleton of Mycobacterium bovis BCG enhances the vaccine potential of antigen 85B against tuberculosis by inducing Th1 and Th17 responses.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213536.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  69. SANTOLAYA ME, Thompson L, Benadof D, Tapia C, et al
    A prospective, multi-center study of Candida bloodstream infections in Chile.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212924.
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  70. TSAI HC, Chen YH, Yen CM, Lee SS, et al
    Increased 14-3-3beta and gamma protein isoform expressions in parasitic eosinophilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection in mice.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213244.
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  71. KHAN Z, Ahmad S, Al-Sweih N, Khan S, et al
    Candida lusitaniae in Kuwait: Prevalence, antifungal susceptibility and role in neonatal fungemia.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213532.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  72. BADR MT, Hacker G
    Gene expression profiling meta-analysis reveals novel gene signatures and pathways shared between tuberculosis and rheumatoid arthritis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213470.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  73. FUJIYA Y, Hayakawa K, Gu Y, Yamamoto K, et al
    Age-related differences in clinical characteristics of invasive group G streptococcal infection: Comparison with group A and group B streptococcal infections.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211786.
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  74. ZHANG Y, Zhao Y, Lu Y, Cao Q, et al
    Bioconversion of fructus sophorae into 5,7,8,4'-tetrahydroxyis oflavone with Aspergillus aculeatus.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211613.
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  75. SUTCLIFFE CG, Grant LR, Reid A, Douglass GK, et al
    The burden of Staphylococcus aureus among Native Americans on the Navajo Nation.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213207.
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  76. NGUYEN DT, Phan H, Trinh T, Nguyen H, et al
    Sensitivity and characteristics associated with positive QuantiFERON-TB Gold-Plus assay in children with confirmed tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213304.
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  77. DA SILVA LF, Skupien EC, Lazzari TK, Holler SR, et al
    Advanced glycation end products (AGE) and receptor for AGE (RAGE) in patients with active tuberculosis, and their relationship between food intake and nutritional status.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213991.
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  78. SEIJGER C, Hoefsloot W, Bergsma-de Guchteneire I, Te Brake L, et al
    High-dose rifampicin in tuberculosis: Experiences from a Dutch tuberculosis centre.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213718.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  79. NWANA N, Marks SM, Lan E, Chang AH, et al
    Treatment of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection with 12 once weekly directly-observed doses of isoniazid and rifapentine among persons experiencing homelessness.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213524.
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  80. ANDRES M, van der Werf MJ, Kodmon C, Albrecht S, et al
    Molecular and genomic typing for tuberculosis surveillance: A survey study in 26 European countries.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210080.
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  81. LEE HJ, Ko HJ, Kim SH, Jung YJ, et al
    Pasakbumin A controls the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by enhancing the autophagy and production of antibacterial mediators in mouse macrophages.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0199799.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  82. HWANG B, Shroufi A, Gils T, Steele SJ, et al
    Stock-outs of antiretroviral and tuberculosis medicines in South Africa: A national cross-sectional survey.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212405.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  83. FIOLKA MJ, Czaplewska P, Macur K, Buchwald T, et al
    Anti-Candida albicans effect of the protein-carbohydrate fraction obtained from the coelomic fluid of earthworm Dendrobaena veneta.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212869.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  84. DOLCE D, Neri S, Grisotto L, Campana S, et al
    Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus eradication in cystic fibrosis patients: A randomized multicenter study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213497.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  85. BERARDI A, Spada C, Reggiani MLB, Creti R, et al
    Group B Streptococcus early-onset disease and observation of well-appearing newborns.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212784.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  86. SUMI A, Kobayashi N
    Time-series analysis of geographically specific monthly number of newly registered cases of active tuberculosis in Japan.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213856.
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  87. PICARRA S, Lopes E, Almeida PL, de Lencastre H, et al
    Novel coating containing molybdenum oxide nanoparticles to reduce Staphylococcus aureus contamination on inanimate surfaces.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213151.
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  88. SEAL S, Polley S, Sau S
    A staphylococcal cyclophilin carries a single domain and unfolds via the formation of an intermediate that preserves cyclosporin A binding activity.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210771.
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  89. ZHANG C, Xia L, Rainey JJ, Li Y, et al
    Findings from a pilot project to assess the feasibility of active tuberculosis case finding among seniors in rural Sichuan Province, China, 2017.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214761.
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  90. MAEZAWA Y, Nakaminami H, Takadama S, Hayashi M, et al
    Tokiinshi, a traditional Japanese medicine (Kampo), suppresses Panton-Valentine leukocidin production in the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 clone.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214470.
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  91. HOYT KJ, Sarkar S, White L, Joseph NM, et al
    Effect of malnutrition on radiographic findings and mycobacterial burden in pulmonary tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214011.
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  92. AL-GHAFLI H, Varghese B, Enani M, Alrajhi A, et al
    Demographic risk factors for extra-pulmonary tuberculosis among adolescents and adults in Saudi Arabia.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213846.
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  93. VON STREIT F, Bartels C, Kuczius T, Cassier C, et al
    Prevalence of latent tuberculosis in homeless persons: A single-centre cross-sectional study, Germany.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214556.
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  94. WOOD A, Barizuddin S, Darr CM, Mathai CJ, et al
    Ultrasensitive detection of lipoarabinomannan with plasmonic grating biosensors in clinical samples of HIV negative patients with tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214161.
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  95. AGGARWAL AN, Agarwal R, Sehgal IS, Dhooria S, et al
    Adenosine deaminase for diagnosis of tuberculous pleural effusion: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213728.
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  96. ANAND S, Ganaie AA, Sharma C
    Differential thermal stability, conformational stability and unfolding behavior of Eis proteins from Mycobacterium smegmatis and Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213933.
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  97. BORRELL S, Trauner A, Brites D, Rigouts L, et al
    Reference set of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical strains: A tool for research and product development.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214088.
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  98. BRAYE K, Foureur M, de Waal K, Jones M, et al
    Group B streptococcal screening, intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis, and neonatal early-onset infection rates in an Australian local health district: 2006-2016.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214295.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  99. HENRARD S, Corbiere V, Schandene L, Ducarme M, et al
    Proportions of interferon-gamma-producing ascites lymphocytes in response to mycobacterial antigens: A help for early diagnosis of peritoneal tuberculosis in a low TB incidence country.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214333.
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    The association of vancomycin trough levels with outcomes among patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections: Retrospective cohort study.
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    Epizootic to enzootic transition of a fungal disease in tropical Andean frogs: Are surviving species still susceptible?
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    Proteomics of Staphylococcus aureus biofilm matrix in a rat model of orthopedic implant-associated infection.
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    Genomic comparison between Staphylococcus aureus GN strains clinically isolated from a familial infection case: IS1272 transposition through a novel inverted repeat-replacing mechanism.
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    Drop-out from the tuberculosis contact investigation cascade in a routine public health setting in urban Uganda: A prospective, multi-center study.
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    Metabolic phenotyping in the mouse model of urinary tract infection shows that 3-hydroxybutyrate in plasma is associated with infection.
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    Hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: A cross-sectional analysis of risk factors in South African tertiary public hospitals.
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    Reduction of HIV-associated excess mortality by antiretroviral treatment among tuberculosis patients in Kenya.
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    Environmental risk of leptospirosis infections in the Netherlands: Spatial modelling of environmental risk factors of leptospirosis in the Netherlands.
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    Direct and indirect impact of 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine introduction on pneumonia hospitalizations and economic burden in all age-groups in Brazil: A time-series analysis.
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    Estimating the frequency and characteristics of respiratory disease outbreaks at mass gatherings in the United States: Findings from a state and local health department assessment.
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    Candida albicans orf19.3727 encodes phytase activity and is essential for human tissue damage.
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    Inhibition effect of Bifidobacterium longum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Streptococcus thermophilus and Enterococcus faecalis and their related products on human colonic smooth muscle in vitro.
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    Correction: Development of a real-time PCR for detection of Staphylococcus pseudintermedius using a novel automated comparison of whole-genome sequences.
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    Circulating and broncho-alveolar interleukin-6 in relation to body temperature in an experimental model of bovine Chlamydia psittaci infection.
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    Higher-than-expected prevalence of non-tuberculous mycobacteria in HIV setting in Botswana: Implications for diagnostic algorithms using Xpert MTB/RIF assay.
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    Correction: Identifying Optimal Vaccination Strategies for Serogroup A Neisseria meningitidis Conjugate Vaccine in the African Meningitis Belt.
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    Whole-genome analyses of human adenovirus type 55 emerged in Tibet, Sichuan and Yunnan in China, in 2016.
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    Challenges in the diagnosis of ulcerative colitis with concomitant bacterial infections and chronic infectious colitis.
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    Climate change influences on the potential geographic distribution of the disease vector tick Ixodes ricinus.
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    Virulence genes and subclone status as markers of experimental virulence in a murine sepsis model among Escherichia coli sequence type 131 clinical isolates from Spain.
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    Type I interferon signaling restrains IL-10R+ colonic macrophages and dendritic cells and leads to more severe Salmonella colitis.
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    Respective impact of implementation of prevention strategies, colonization with multiresistant bacteria and antimicrobial use on the risk of early- and late-onset VAP: An analysis of the OUTCOMEREA network.
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    Molecular detection of tick-borne pathogens in cattle from Southwestern Ethiopia.
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    Lessons learned from continued TB outbreaks in a high school.
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    Can mother-to-child transmission of HIV be eliminated without addressing the issue of stigma? Modeling the case for a setting in South Africa.
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